At the Pont du Gard aqueduct, a cocktail reception has been arranged, complete with live music by local musicians.
Savour glorious French cuisine at Michelin-starred chef Paul Bocuse's L'Abbaye de Collonges restaurant in Lyon
Attend a Bénédictine cocktail show and dinner during a private visit to historic Palais Bénédictine in Fécamp.
These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises
Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories
Give your holiday a personal touch with a choice of included sightseeing or dining options
Be met on arrival and transfer to your ship.
Stay: Seven Nights, an Aria River ShipDaily :
Tour the castle ruins in Les Baux-de-Provence then visit an olive mill. Alternatively, enjoy a hike in Camargue National Reserve to see wonderful birdlife, or visit a 'savon de Marseille' soap factory.
Following your chosen experience in Arles, join a guided tour. You also have the option to explore at leisure.Daily :
This evening, travel to the Pont du Gard. Enjoy a guided tour and a tasting of local produce and wine, followed by a cocktail reception. Take in views of the ancient Roman aqueduct as you are entertained by local musicians.
Pay a visit to the Palace of the Popes, which served as a fortress, church and residence to the Popes that once governed the Christian world. Alternatively, play a round of golf on a course with stunning views.
Get to know Avignon on your chosen activity today.Daily :
Join a truffle farmer and their dogs to head out in search of the rare delicacy, then visit Grignan Castle. Alternatively, discover the Drôme region as you visit a renowned family-owned nougat factory to sample their creations, followed by a visit to the village of Garde-Adhémar, one of the most beautiful villages in France. Otherwise, enjoy an onboard French lesson.
Select from three included experiences in Viviers today.Daily :
Hike up to Eden Park Garden, ride the Ardèche Steam Train, or enjoy a mouth-watering onboard chocolate demonstration.
From Tournon, set out on your chosen activity. Later, your ship will make its way to Vienne.Daily :
Tonight, dine at L’Abbaye de Collonges, a famous restaurant founded by acclaimed French chef, the late Paul Bocuse.
Perhaps visit a local farm or join in a bike ride. Another option is a visit to Oingt and a local winery.
Today, there are a number of activities from which to choose, all showcasing the beauty of the Beaujolais region.Daily :
Enjoy a tour of Lyon or perhaps embark on a culinary walk.
Explore Lyon with a wonderful selection of activities for you to choose from.Daily :
Board a train to Paris, then on arrival, see the iconic Eiffel Tower and the imposing Arc de Triomphe. Later, board your ship.
Stay: Seven Nights, an Aria River ShipDaily :
Tonight, be entertained by the incredible Bluebell Girls and Lido Boys of the extravagant Lido de Paris cabaret.
Choose from a culinary walking tour, discover charming Montmartre, or visit Versailles.
The beauty of Paris unfolds before you on your chosen activity.Daily :
Visit Claude Monet’s house and gardens, or embark on a bike ride from Vernon to Monet's house.
Arrive in Giverny where you may select from two experiences.Daily :
Enjoy an after-hours visit to Palais Bénédictine. On arrival, wander the museum and distillery, followed by a Bénédictine cocktail show. Afterwards, sit down to dinner in the Abbots Hall.
Dock in Le Havre, where you will disembark your ship to discover Honfleur, Normandy's most charming port town.Daily :
Perhaps join a full day World War II excursion to Normandy, travel to the stunning Pays de Caux region and visit a traditional cider farm for a tour and tasting, or enjoy an onboard calvados and cheese tasting.
Arrive in the charming old fishing village of Caudebec-en-Caux and set out on your preferred activity.Daily :
Visit the site of the Battle of the Somme today. Otherwise join a walking tour through Rouen and see Notre Dame Cathedral and the square where Joan of Arc was martyred. Alternatively, enjoy a round of golf.
After returning from the day’s activity, enjoy a Gala Farewell Dinner.Daily :
Perhaps visit the ruins of Château Gaillard for views of the Seine River, before walking back down to your ship. Otherwise, take a leisurely excursion to Château de la Roche-Guyon, or partake in an onboard impressionist painting class.
Tailor your discovery today with a choice of excursions.Daily :
Transfer to the airport for your flight.Daily :
Highlighting the exquisite local produce, there's always something new to savour in amazing onboard dining venues
It has been a privilege to welcome so many guests aboard APT’s award-winning journeys, and a joy to see those guests fall in love with each new experience the world presents.